Olympics Coverage

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Shelby Lofton

Group aims to greatly reduce homelessness in SLC before Olympics potentially returns

While we wait to find out if Salt Lake City will win the bid for an upcoming Winter Olympics, one group wants to solve an issue plaguing the area before the Games' potential return.
1 month ago
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Alex Cabrero

Speedskaters prepare for 2026 Olympics

From the gridiron to the Olympic Oval. A group of elite athletes aren't wasting any time gearing up for their next chance to win Olympic Gold.
2 months ago
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Andrew Adams

NASCAR drivers team with Olympians for unique Park City experience

Some big names from the world of racing converged on Park City Wednesday to team up with Olympians for a unique, "whirlwind" experience.
3 months ago
FILE: PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 25: Alpine skier Lindsey Vonn of the United States at...
Matt Rascon, KSL TV

Bid for SLC Olympics gets boost from Lindsey Vonn at meeting in Switzerland

The bid to bring the Olympics back to the state got a boost Wednesday, as Olympic medalist Lindsey Vonn joined officials for a meeting with the International Olympic Committee in Switzerland.
4 months ago
ZHANGJIAKOU, CHINA - FEBRUARY 18: Gold medallist Ailing Eileen Gu of Team China poses with their me...
Michael Houck, KSL TV

Olympic Champion Eileen Gu will represent Salt Lake City for Olympic bid

Olympic athlete Eilee Gu will serve as the global ambassador for Salt Lake City's bid to host either the 2030 or 2034 Winter Games.
4 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Wasatch represents Utah at National Special Olympics with cheers, fun

The Wasatch High School Unified Basketball team competed Tuesday at the National Special Olympics in Orlando. One of the athletes had everyone cheering her on, even though she didn't make a single basket.
4 months ago
Utah Special Olympic Team. (Credit: Alex Cabrero)...
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Two Utah teams in Orlando for the Special Olympics

Opening Ceremony in Orlando for Special Olympics as 38 Utah athletes competing, but it’s the first time in a long time we’ve had two teams instead of just individuals.
4 months ago
USA Climbing competition in SLC on May 21st, 2022...
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

World’s best climbers in SLC for competition

It's the perfect time for Salt Lake to be at the forefront of the sport’s popularity.
5 months ago
Nathan Chen of Team United States reacts during the Men Single Skating Short Program on day four of...
Morgan Wolfe, KSL TV

Gold medalist Nathan Chen returns to the ice at Maverik Center

Salt Lake City showed Nathan Chen they’ll always support him.
5 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

‘Nathan Chen Day,’ Olympic gold medalist honored at Utah Capitol

Nathan Chen had been working his whole life for that gold medal moment during the 2022 Beijing Olympics. Today he is back in Utah to celebrate.
5 months ago
FILE - A silhouette of a snowboarder in action in a heat during the FIS World Cup snowboarding big ...
EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer

Sex abuse case in U.S. snowboarding exposes flaws in reporting

When former members of the U.S. snowboarding team sought help reporting sexual-abuse allegations against a longtime coach, they were met with conflicting information that left them unsure of where to turn. A social media post during the Olympics by a former U.S. team member led to allegations that coach Peter Foley had molested them, coerced them into taking naked pictures, crawled into bed with them and nurtured an atmosphere in which women were treated as sex objects.
6 months ago
Main Street in Park City was shut down for about an hour on Friday, April 1, 2022  so citizens coul...
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Park City parade honors city’s Olympians, present and past

It's still a little early for parade season. But in a town known for its champions, there could be a parade almost every day.
6 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Famous Olympic helmet stolen from Utah skeleton athlete

A local Olympic athlete had his backpack stolen, with his famous skeleton helmet inside.
6 months ago
A Chinese health worker checks the temperature of a woman entering a subway station during the Chin...
Matt Rascon, KSL TV

KSL+: An Olympic Experience Unlike Any Other

No fans, incredible athletes and a zero COVID policy. This week we dive into the unique experience of the 2022 Winter Olympics with colleagues Alex Cabrero and Jay Hancock, who covered the Games from Beijing for KSL TV.
7 months ago
A general view inside the stadium of the fireworks spelling '2022', marking an end to the Paralympi...
The Associated Press

Paralympics close to end Asia’s run at center of world sport

The president of the International Paralympic Committee has expressed “hopes for peace”as the Winter Paralympics closed in Beijing but avoided mentioning Russia's war on Ukraine.
7 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Univ. of Utah ‘Tetra Ski’ invention could become part of future Paralympic Games

A new invention by University of Utah engineers and scientists allows people with high-level, complex disabilities to ski downhill.
7 months ago
Fireworks are seen as the Olympic cauldron is lit during the Opening Ceremony of the Beijing 2022 W...
KEN MORITSUGU, Associated Press

As war rages, Paralympics open in Beijing without Russia

The Winter Paralympics have opened in Beijing with the Russian athletes sent home and the Ukrainian team escaping a war zone to get to China.
7 months ago
Dmytro Pidruchnyi of Team Ukraine shoots during a warm up prior to Men's Biathlon 20km Individual a...
JAMES ELLINGWORTH, AP Sports Writer

Ukrainian athletes join military after Russian invasion

Dmytro Pidruchnyi was competing at the Winter Olympics in Ukraine’s national colors less than two weeks ago. Now he’s wearing a military uniform and ballistic helmet.
7 months ago
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Tamara Vaifanua, KSL TV

Members of Team USA reunite with family, friends in Utah following Olympics

With the Beijing Olympics in the books, Olympians returned home to a warm welcome at the Salt Lake International Airport.
8 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

2008, 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing see many differences

KSL's Alex Cabrero was one of the few NBC affiliate reporters who traveled to China for the 2022 Winter Olympics. He was also there for KSL, reporting on the 2008 Summer Olympics, and says the lasting legacy of 2022 will be very different.
8 months ago
Fireworks explode over the Beijing National Stadium, also known as the Birds Nest, and the skyline ...
TED ANTHONY, AP National Writer

Beijing’s Olympics close, ending safe but odd global moment

The terrarium of a Winter Games that has been Beijing 2022 came to its end Sunday, capping an unprecedented Asian Olympic trifecta and sending the planet’s most global sporting event off to the West for the foreseeable future.
8 months ago
Curling is a sold out activity at the Kearns Olympic Oval. (KSL TV)...
Morgan Wolfe, KSL TV

Curling, Utah’s latest craze on ice 

From Salt Lake City to Park City, and the Olympic Oval in Kearns you'll find that curling has taken over the ice. 
8 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Utah man offers familiar voice for athletes in Beijing

Carl Roepke, who lives in Park City, was invited to Beijing for the 2022 Winter Olympics because of his voice.
8 months ago
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Debbie Worthen & Madison Swenson, KSL TV

Social media gives behind the scenes look at Team USA in Beijing

Much of our lives revolves around social media. Liking, retweeting, snapping, swiping right — it's all a normal part of the day. But it's also giving us a behind the scenes look at a day in the life of Team USA athletes during their time in Beijing.
8 months ago
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